H.R.4461 - Assistive Technology Information Act of 1998105th Congress (1997-1998)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Deal, Nathan [R-GA-9] (Introduced 08/06/1998)|
|Committees:||House - Education and the Workforce|
|Latest Action:||08/06/1998 Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.4461 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (08/06/1998)
Assistive Technology Information Act of 1998 - Amends the Technology-Related Assistance for Individuals With Disabilities Act of 1988 to direct the Secretary of Education to contract with an institution of higher education to establish a national public Internet site for providing to individuals with disabilities and the general public increased access to information on technology-related assistance and other related disability resources under the Act, including information on assistive technology devices and services. Requires the institution chosen to have demonstrated experience in assistive technology, among other requirements. Outlines information features required on the Internet site.
Authorizes appropriations for FY 1999 through 2003.